Science of repression- False convictions through DNA forensics

Science of repression- False convictions through DNA forensics

ons d. 15. nov 19:00 - 21:00

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Crisis mirror invites you to a discussion about politics and forensics.

Last June, Irianna – a 29-year old PhD student – was convicted in the court of Greece for participation in a terrorist organization. The only evidence on which the court based this decision was a poor and of low quality DNA sample, as well as her personal relationship with the leftist milieu.
We use this case as a departing point, to discuss how the use of modern forensics to sentence individuals in Europe is escalating, in a framework of a state-mediated terrorism with the aim of repressing any opposing voice.

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